NASHVILLE, Tn. (January 9, 2019) – Endeavor Business Media has announced the promotion of Sue Ralston to Vice President - Events Operations.
In her new role, Ralston will manage Endeavor’s event operations including Ground Support Expo, both Firehouse shows, Station Design and the recently acquired StormCon event. Most recently, Ralston was the Show Director for Ground Support Expo, which is the highest-billing single event in the Endeavor portfolio. “Sue has been an important part of the team managing the fastest-growing franchise in the company. We are excited and confident in Sue’s ability to add these important events to her portfolio of responsibilities,” said Scott Bieda, CRO.
An industry veteran with more than 25 years of events experience, Ralston spent 16 years as the Show Manager for the National Automatic Merchandising Association’s annual conference and trade show. Ralston is certified in Exhibition Management and resides in the Chicago area. “I’m delighted to oversee event operations at Endeavor Business Media! We have the finest staff in the business and there is a lot of enthusiasm and excitement around our new team structure and expanding portfolio of events. I’m looking forward to the challenges and opportunities our growing company will provide now and in the future,” said Ralston.
Headquartered in Nashville, TN, Endeavor Business Media, LLC was formed in late 2017 to acquire and operate trade publications, websites and events. The company targets B2B audiences around the country. The company has offices in Nashville, Tennessee; Birmingham, Alabama; Sarasota, Florida; Skokie, Illinois; Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin; Akron, Ohio and Santa Barbara, California.